Articles by tag: biometrics

Exploring Biometric Applications in Venues and Stadiums

A biometric application running and scanning an individual's face

In this episode of “Pro AV Today“, host Ben Thomas talks with Jeff Boehm from Wicket about biometrics in venues and stadiums. The discussion focuses on how this technology is influencing security and access control, while addressing public concerns and misconceptions. Recap: Jeff Boehm highlights the need to clear up misunderstandings about biometrics. He points […]

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Facial Authentication Provides Frictional Access and Optimum Security Users

At ISC West 2023, Alcatraz AI shows how the power of a simple face can grant secure admittances whenever needed without any fear of tailgating or admitting an unauthorized individual. With Alcatraz AI Facial Authentication, users can say ‘goodbye’ to key cards, codes, key fobs, and other less-than-ideal tools of admittance. Instead, a user can […]

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Weighing the Risks of AI Tools, From Demographic Bias to Privacy Violations

With Microsoft announcing a multibillion dollar investment into ChatGPT, Google launching Bard, and China’s search engine giant Baidu, Inc. entering the race with Ernie, the AI party has officially begun. More companies are integrating ChatGPT into their daily operations as the tool proves itself as flexible for a variety of use cases, and adoption […]

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Identity and Biometrics: What’s Going on with Age Verification?

The year 2017 marked the first time ever that half of the world’s population got online. Today, internet connection and social media use clocks in at 5 billion and 4.7 billion users respectively – over half of the world’s population and growing. For many nations around the world, internet traffic for age-appropriate content is […]

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Virtual Security Showcase Expands to Bring New Technology Insights from Top Tier Providers

Nyack, NY (October 15, 2020) – Virtual Security Showcase, the exclusive online security industry technology experience, returns for its second event with an expanded lineup of leading security manufacturers and service providers. From November 10th to 12th, nineteen leaders in the security industry will present their latest insights and solutions during the free online event. Attendees will […]

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Self-Service Kiosks Could Be the Next Wave for Healthcare

Checking in at the doctor’s office or hospital could be as easy as applying a thumbprint, selecting your symptoms, and being seen by the doctor. Today on the Healthcare Podcast, host Shelby Skrhak sat down with Healey Cypher, CEO of Scottsdale-based ZIVELO to discuss how self-service kiosks being used in retail and quick service […]

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Small Retailers are at the Forefront of Economic and Community Revival
April 24, 2024

As big-box retailers like Walmart and Target continue to expand their physical storefronts, small business retailers are carving out a niche by integrating deeply with their local communities. These local shops, unlike their gigantic counterparts, are leveraging their brick-and-mortar presence to enhance community ties and foster local economies. While large retailers invest in blending […]

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When Using & Safeguarding Mass Amounts of Captured Data From Facility Monitoring Devices and Environments, Make it Meaningful
April 24, 2024

One of the many topics of ISC West 2024 was how the industry could overcome the strategic challenge of managing and safeguarding the massive amounts of data collected from facility monitoring devices. Cathal Walsh, the Vice President and Chief Security Officer at Guidepost Solutions, engages deeply with this issue and offered insights on refining […]

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Implementation of Digital Strategies is Helping Smaller Retailers Finally Compete Against Big Box Stores
April 24, 2024

Some smaller brands and boutiques are setting examples that larger corporations could follow. Smaller and mid-sized retailers are now effectively competing against their larger retail counterparts by utilizing digital innovations. By implementing digital strategies, smaller retailers are enhancing customer value and operational efficiency.  On an informative segment of an Experts Talk retail roundtable to […]

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Perimeter Data is Transforming Security Operations from Reactive to Proactive
April 24, 2024

Recent technological advancements and strategic implementations have significantly bolstered the security of critical infrastructures. At a U.S. Army base, the trial of AI-powered facial recognition for perimeter monitoring illustrates how cutting-edge technology is being deployed to enhance threat detection and response. Concurrently, the critical role of physical defenses, such as perimeter fencing, is still […]

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